|Friday, August 2, 2019|
|Weekly Commentary: Reality Check - Israel Does NOT have to sacrifice itself to President Trump|
Weekly Commentary: Reality Check - Israel Does NOT have to sacrifice itself
Towards the end of President Obama's first term PM Netanyahu planned to
And that was with President Obama's "base".
So let's consider the case of President Trump.
His reelection hinges on the support of pro-Israel elements in his "base".
Simply said, if his "base" thinks he is screwing Israel he is screwed.
And while Mr. Trump and his team may have fantasies about making history
Yes. Mr. Trump and his team will be angry. But they aren't idiots.
They know full well that the only reason their critical pro-Israel base
The moment that Mr. Netanyahu explains in his eloquent English why he has
From day one President Trump's sound bite has been that it's up to the
So he will have no problem to find the way to move on rather than act
So what else is on the agenda?
Anyone with a scintilla of understanding of the region will concede that the
Israel does not have to sacrifice its interests just to please Mr. Trump and
And yes. I recognize that it isn't pleasant for the Prime Minster of Israel
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